“Crack is Whack”

I was smoking crack by myself in a Motel 6 bathroom in St. Louis, my hometown.  I laughed to myself as I hit the pipe thinking of Whitney Houston saying, “Crack is whack!”  Crack was whack. This was the first time I tried it.  But crystal meth was my drug of no choice and I’d…

Anatomy of a Heroin Detox

Anatomy of a Heroin Detox

  When heroin finally leaves the body, mere hours later, withdrawal symptoms can begin. Intense cravings will develop, leading to a very uncomfortable process both psychologically and physiologically. Duration of use tends to affect the tolerance to heroin and the amount of it used. As these levels increase, the more severe the withdrawal symptoms will…